Taralga

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC13759
People 467
Male 52.4%
Female 47.6%
Median age 46
Families 97
Average children per family
for families with children 2.2
for all households (a) 0.7
All private dwellings 251
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,050
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,114
Median weekly rent $135
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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People

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Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 241 52.4 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 219 47.6 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 10 2.1 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 467 people in Taralga. Of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

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Age Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 46 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 27 5.9 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 23 5.1 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 33 7.3 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 37 8.1 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 13 2.9 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 20 4.4 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 16 3.5 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 24 5.3 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 26 5.7 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 36 7.9 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 33 7.3 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 28 6.2 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 26 5.7 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 47 10.4 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 26 5.7 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 16 3.5 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 12 2.6 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 11 2.4 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Taralga was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 161 42.0 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 18 4.7 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 36 9.4 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 40 10.4 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 128 33.4 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Taralga aged 15 years and over, 42.0% were married and 15.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 136 45.5 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 25 8.4 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 138 46.2 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Taralga, of people aged 15 years and over, 45.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 10 6.8 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 29 19.7 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 8 5.4 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 26 17.7 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 5 3.4 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 4.1 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 13 8.8 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3 2.0 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 47 32.0 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Taralga 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.7% were in primary school, 24.1% in secondary school and 13.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 38 9.9 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 21 5.5 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 10 2.6 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 58 15.2 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 34 8.9 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 15 3.9 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 60 15.7 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 52 13.6 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 83 21.7 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Taralga, 8.9% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 16.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.5% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 218 35.2 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 163 26.3 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Scottish 83 13.4 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 82 13.2 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Welsh 10 1.6 42,611 0.4 144,582 0.5

The most common ancestries in Taralga were Australian 35.2%, English 26.3%, Scottish 13.4%, Irish 13.2% and Welsh 1.6%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Taralga (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 402 87.4 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 5 1.1 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 4 0.9 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Ireland 4 0.9 24,038 0.3 74,888 0.3
Wales 3 0.7 7,256 0.1 28,046 0.1
Germany 3 0.7 29,541 0.4 102,595 0.4

In Taralga, 87.4% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 1.1%, New Zealand 0.9%, Ireland 0.9%, Wales 0.7% and Germany 0.7%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 30 6.5 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 12 2.6 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 18 3.9 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 360 78.3 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Taralga, 78.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 382 81.8 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 9 1.9 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
Ireland 8 1.7 52,104 0.7 169,273 0.7
Wales 5 1.1 18,013 0.2 64,642 0.3
New Zealand 4 0.9 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6

In Taralga, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 81.8%, England 1.9%, Ireland 1.7%, Wales 1.1% and New Zealand 0.9%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 379 84.6 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 13 2.9 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 8 1.8 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Germany 4 0.9 47,489 0.6 169,618 0.7
Scotland 3 0.7 63,302 0.8 245,915 1.1

In Taralga, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 84.6%, England 2.9%, New Zealand 1.8%, Germany 0.9% and Scotland 0.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Catholic 166 36.0 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 139 30.2 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
No Religion, so described 68 14.8 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 35 7.6 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Presbyterian and Reformed 24 5.2 188,330 2.5 526,689 2.3

The most common responses for religion in Taralga were Catholic 36.0%, Anglican 30.2%, No Religion, so described 14.8%, Not stated 7.6% and Presbyterian and Reformed 5.2%. In Taralga, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (82.0%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
German 3 0.6 23,033 0.3 79,353 0.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only spoken at home 427 91.6 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 0 0.0 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Taralga 91.6% of people only spoke English at home. The only other response for language spoken at home was German 0.6%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 124 57.7 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 70 32.6 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 9 4.2 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 12 5.6 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 215 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Taralga. Of these 57.7% were employed full time, 32.6% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 22 11.1 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 19 9.5 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 20 10.1 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 33 16.6 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 91 45.7 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Taralga, 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Managers 52 24.0 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Community and Personal Service Workers 29 13.4 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 28 12.9 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 27 12.4 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Professionals 26 12.0 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 21 9.7 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Machinery Operators and Drivers 16 7.4 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3
Sales Workers 11 5.1 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4

The most common occupations in Taralga included Managers 24.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 13.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 12.9%, Labourers 12.4%, Professionals 12.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 9.7%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.4% and Sales Workers 5.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Sheep Farming (Specialised) 13 8.2 6,728 0.2 18,197 0.2
Aged Care Residential Services 9 5.7 67,209 2.0 211,621 2.0
Beef Cattle Farming (Specialised) 7 4.4 13,478 0.4 44,309 0.4
Landscape Construction Services 7 4.4 12,104 0.4 39,602 0.4
Secondary Education 7 4.4 58,072 1.7 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in Taralga, the most common responses for industry of employment included Sheep Farming (Specialised) 8.2%, Aged Care Residential Services 5.7%, Beef Cattle Farming (Specialised) 4.4%, Landscape Construction Services 4.4% and Secondary Education 4.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 555 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,652 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,050 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Taralga was $555.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 120 62.5 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 16 8.3 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 14 7.3 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Truck 10 5.2 32,908 1.0 85,892 0.8
Other 6 3.1 18,811 0.6 73,512 0.7
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 3 1.5 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 130 64.0 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Taralga, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 62.5%, Worked at home 8.3%, Walked only 7.3%, Truck 5.2% and Other 3.1%. On the day, 1.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 64.0% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 236 62.4 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 89 23.7 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 44 11.6 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 124 32.8 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Taralga, of people aged 15 years and over, 62.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.7% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 71 18.4 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 95 24.6 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 42 10.9 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 36 9.3 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Taralga, 24.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 38 40.4 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 44 46.8 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 12 12.8 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Taralga, 46.8% were couple families with children, 40.4% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 20.0 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.0 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Taralga, 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 22 27.2 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 5 6.2 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 24 29.6 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 8 9.9 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.7 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 5 6.2 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 3 3.7 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 11 13.6 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Taralga, of couple families with children, 27.2% had both partners employed full-time, 6.2% had both employed part-time and 29.6% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 166 71.6 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 66 28.4 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Taralga, 71.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 28.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 156 94.0 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.8 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 1.8 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Taralga, 94.0% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 13 8.1 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 23 14.3 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 68 42.2 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 50 31.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 4.3 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Taralga, of occupied private dwellings 8.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 42.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 73 43.2 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 54 32.0 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 31 18.3 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 11 6.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Taralga, 43.2% were owned outright, 32.0% were owned with a mortgage and 18.3% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 99 58.6 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 67 39.6 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 1.8 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Taralga, of all households, 58.6% were family households, 39.6% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

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Household income Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 29.2 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.4 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Taralga, 29.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 10.4% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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Mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 135 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.0 -- 12.9 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,114 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.8 -- 7.4 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 4 2.4 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 54 32.0 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 54 32.0 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 51 30.2 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 3.6 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Taralga, 32.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 38 23.6 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 115 71.4 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 8 5.0 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Taralga, 71.4% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 7 100.0 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 0 0.0 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 38 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Taralga, 100.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 0.0% were female. The median age was 38 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,624 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Taralga, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,624.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Taralga % Taralga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Taralga, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.